Alternative Meteorological Criteria

This page last reviewed December 22, 2009

To work with the air districts requesting changes to the meteorological criteria contained in Article 3 of the Guidelines, to begin evaluating revised criteria pursuant to Title 17 of the California Code of Regulations, Section 80179 and to propose appropriate regulatory amendments for the Board's consideration.

Identify interested stakeholders, identify desired working group outcomes, establish necessary products and completion deadlines, assign responsibility for product development, provide periodic reports back to the Liaison Committee.

For more information regarding this Working Group, please contact one of the ARB Co-Chairs below:

Scheduled Activities


Report to the Board (With Other Working Groups)


Test Criteria for the Mountain Counties Air Basin

May 1, 2003

Test Criteria for the South Central Coast Air Basin

February 1, 2003

Special Topic Meeting (Monterey)

March 7, 2001

Teleconference Meeting with Coastal Regions

January 31, 2001

Teleconference Meeting

January 24, 2001

Meteorological Criteria Meeting (El Centro)

January 9, 2001

Initial Meeting - Teleconference

December 21, 2000

Working Group Co-Chairs

Amy Castello

Air Resources Board

Kent Field

Ventura County APCD

Membership List


Program Development and Implementation